it together with the former clinton budget director. >> who disavows it. >> who came from t-- here's the point, martha. >> which was rejected. >> if we don't fix this problem pretty soon, current seniors get cut. here is the problem. 10,000 people are retiring every single dale in america. they will for 20 years. >> martha, if we just did one thing, if we just -- if they just allow medicare to bargain for the cost of drugs like medicaid can, that would save $156 billion right off the bat. >> and it would deny seniors choices. >> all -- seniors are not denied. they are not denied. look, folks, all you seniors out there. have you been denied choices? you have lost medicare advantage? >> because it's working right now. >> vice president biden, let me ask you, if it could help solve the problem, way not very slowly raise the medicare eligibility age by two years? >> look, i was there when weapon did that with social security. in 1983. i was one of eight people sitting in the room that included tip o'neil, negotiating with president reagan. we all got together, everybody said, as long as everybody'